Crafts & Sewing

Adult & Family Classes

Butterfly Canvas Party

Wednesday, September 1 @ 7 - 9pm

This adult art class is for beginners and seasoned artists alike. You'll be taken step by step through the a beautiful paper butterfly creation on canvas. Every participant will walk away with a canvas they created to take home. No need to bring anything except your creativity! Ages 16 & up.
Location: Parks & Recreation Classroom
Fee: $20 per participant

Mornings for Moms - Hot Pot Holders

Saturday, October 23 @ 8am - 12pm

Are you in need of a break and just some time for you? Join this Saturday morning simple sewing class for beginner and new sewers. There will be instruction, coffee, snacks, and good music all in the company of other moms. We will be making homemade hot pot holders. Sewers will learn cutting and basic machine sewing skills. No experience needed for this class offered to adults 18 years and older; we will have machines and everything you need, just come and enjoy! If you have access to a sewing machine, you are welcome to bring your own.
Location: Parks & Recreation Classroom
Fee: $30 per participant

Mornings for Moms - Holiday Placemats & Coasters

Saturday, November 13 @ 8am - 12pm

Are you in need of a break and just some time for you? Join this Saturday morning simple sewing class for beginner and new sewers. There will be instruction, coffee, snacks, and good music all in the company of other moms. We will be making homemade placemats and coasters. We will have Thanksgiving and Christmas material available so you can make your own holiday decor! Sewers will learn cutting and basic machine sewing skills. No experience needed for this class offered to adults 18 years and older; we will have machines and everything you need, just come and enjoy! If you have access to a sewing machine, you are welcome to bring your own.
Location: Parks & Recreation Classroom
Fee: $30 per participant

Crafting with Ms. P - Framed 3-D Initial

Tuesday, November 16 @ 7 - 9pm

Talk, laugh, create and snack! We will be making your own framed 3-D initial with buttons, paper and lace. You may also bring old jewelry if you wish. Ages 18 & up.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $25 per participant 

Crafting with Ms. P - Mini & Me Paper Poinsettia

Saturday, December 4 @ 8am - 12pm

Bring your Mini and have great conversations, enjoy a cup of coffee or tea, and learn how to create paper poinsettia flowers. This class is designed for an adult and child ages 6 and up.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $20 per pair

T-shirt Quilt Class with Ms. P

January 18, 19 & 20 @ 6:30 - 8:30pm 

Join this weeknight simple sewing class for any skill level sewers, including beginners. We will be making a small personalized t-shirt quilt. Sewers will learn cutting and basic machine sewing skills. Ages 18 & up.
Please bring at least 10 shirts to class. If you have access to a sewing machine, you are welcome to bring your own.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $35 per participant 

Youth Classes

Clothing with a Flair

Friday, September 17 @ 9am - 12pm
Friday, October 15 @ 9am - 12pm

Learn how to embroider and decorate your jeans or shirts in this beginners sewing class! Bring your jeans and/or t-shirts to the class to add some fun designs to them! This class is for anyone, no sewing experience necessary. Sewing machines provided - you are welcome to bring your own sewing machine. For ages 12 - 18 years.
Location: Parks & Rec
Fee: $20/participant per one-day class

Sand Art

Friday, September 17 @ 1 - 2pm

Explore color and design through this fun sand art class! For ages 6 - 13 years.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $15 per participant 

Ghouly Goop

Friday, October 15 @ 1 - 2pm

Create some ghoulish goop in this messy slime-tastic class! For ages 7 - 11 years.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $15 per participant 

Recycled Art - Milk Carton Wreath

Thursday, November 11 @ 1 - 2:30pm

Turning trash into treasure! Learn how to transform an ordinary egg carton into a beautiful seasonal wreath. For ages 8 - 15 years.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $15 per participant 

Crafting with Ms. P - Christmas Garland

Tuesday, November 23 @ 9am - 12pm

Come laugh and create with Ms. P in this 3-hour class. We will be making a folded paper art garland with several folding forms, spheres, trees, poinsettias, and angels. Once the project is folded, you will have an opportunity to decorate your creation to your taste. For ages 8 - 16 years.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $15 per participant 

Forrest Animal Puppet

Monday, December 6 @ 5 - 6pm

Learn how to make a "Jumping Jack" animal puppet. The arms and legs are movable, making it do jumping jacks when the string is pulled. You can decide which is more fun, creating it or playing with the completed project. For ages 6 - 15 years.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $15 per participant 

Snow & Ice

Monday, January 3 @ 2:30 - 4pm

Join us for a class that celebrates winter! We will use fun techniques to create art inspired by snowflakes, snowmen and ice. For ages 6 - 15 years.
Location: Parks & Recreation
Fee: $20 per participant